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Fresh Lettuce For 2 Weeks!

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I discovered this by accident. I put a head of lettuce in a metal bowl in the fridge and added a few ice cubes. The lettuce didn't turn brown for days! I just empty the water and put fresh ice cubes in as I use my lettuce. I cover the bowl with saran wrap also.

- Submitted by WATERBABY4 4/27/2010 in Around The House | 6 Comments
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KAKIPOPUP 4/29/2010 6:41:00 PM

    When I buy the bagged lettuces, I cut a slit in the top of the bag as soon as I get home. The lettuce will stay edible for at least a week.
LLLAWSON 4/28/2010 8:01:00 AM

    Wow. Will have to try this.
KEEPONMOVIN2 4/28/2010 4:42:00 AM

    GREAT IDEA, I DIFINITELY WILL TRY emoticon
GRANDMAAMIE 4/27/2010 7:32:00 PM

    great tip
thanks
DJ4HEALTH 4/27/2010 7:29:00 PM

    emoticon emoticon
HARMANY1 4/27/2010 6:22:00 PM

    Thanks, I'm going to try it, with my fresh lettuce in my garden emoticon

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